HPU Welcomes New Associate Professor to the Department of Physician Assistant Studies

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 23, 2013 – The department of Physician Assistant Studies in the School of Health Sciences at High Point University welcomes Dr. Mark Archambault as the new Director of Research and associate professor of physician assistant studies. In his new position, Archambault will help create HPU’s developing PA program by chairing the […]

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Educators from Across State to Visit HPU and Discuss New Way of Studying Educational Leadership

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 16, 2013 – Approximately 80 educational leaders from across the state will meet at High Point University July 22 – 24 to plan new ways of studying challenges and seeking solutions to problems in education. HPU’s School of Education doctoral students will collaborate with doctoral students from East Carolina University and […]

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Rising Senior Helps Develop Marketing Campaign for Australian Football Team

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 15, 2013 – Naomi Ehrens, a business administration major with a concentration in marketing and native of Ashland, Mass., is gaining professional and cultural experiences while working in Sydney, Australia this summer. The rising senior was selected for an internship position with a new Australian football team, the Greater Western Sydney […]

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Education Graduate Receives Position with NASA Space Camp

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 12, 2013 – High Point University education graduate Katie DeAngelo is spending her summer training current teachers through the Educator Academy Program at NASA’s Space Camp. As a teacher crew trainer, DeAngelo conducts professional development activities and guides teachers through various workshops designed to re-energize, excite and help teachers incorporate more […]

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Senior Scores Recruiting Internship in Chicago

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 11, 2013 – Joel Wilson, rising senior at High Point University, is gaining valuable experiences for his future this summer at the National Collegiate Scouting Association in Chicago. NCSA is a company that helps high school student-athletes find collegiate level sports opportunities. As a Sports Operations intern, Wilson, a strategic communication […]

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Rising Senior Interns at New York Marketing Firm

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 8, 2013 – Rising senior Alyssa Hunt is working with major and internationally known brands while interning for Brand Influencers in New York City this summer. The strategic communication major is working directly for the company’s CEO and co-owner and is gaining experience in brand and market research, brand development, client […]

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Professor Named Chair of Biomechanics Group at American College of Sports Medicine

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 3, 2013 – Dr. Kevin Ford, director of the Human Biomechanics and Physiology Laboratory and associate professor of physical therapy at High Point University, was recently named chair of the biomechanics interest group at the American College of Sports Medicine. The group’s mission is to promote biomechanics research in the College […]

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Graduate Students Present Plans to Improve Middle School Education

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 2, 2013 – Six High Point University education graduate students and Dr. Dustin Johnson, coordinator of the Master’s Program in Educational Leadership at HPU, recently presented at the North Carolina Middle School Association’s annual conference in Greensboro, N.C. Their topic, “A Collaborative Approach to Preparing Future Middle Level Leaders,” focused on […]

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Internship Puts Communication Major Behind-the-Scenes of Leading Radio Stations

HIGH POINT, N.C., July 1, 2013 – Taylor Renwick, rising senior at High Point University, is learning the ins and outs of the entertainment industry through her internship at Clear Channel Communications this summer. Renwick, a communication major, is assisting multiple radio stations by helping plan, promote, execute and evaluate events hosted by Clear Channel […]

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Article by Professor to Kick-Off Innovative Teaching Series

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 27, 2013 – An article by Dr. Kimberly Reich, assistant professor of exercise science at High Point University, that discusses how professional conferences can enhance learning for undergraduate students, was recently published in the Sports Medicine Bulletin. The article is the first of a series of commentaries from various professionals in […]

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Sophomore Spends Summer Interning on Capitol Hill

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 26, 2013 – An inside look at how the government really works – that’s what High Point University rising sophomore Carter Adams is getting at his summer internship. The political science major was chosen to work in U.S. Rep. Daniel Webster’s Washington D.C. office for the summer. Adams works directly with […]

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Student Takes on Corporate Internship at Caterpillar Inc.

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 21, 2013 – Alex Nelson, a rising junior at High Point University, is fueling up for a potential future at Caterpillar, Inc., a machinery and engine manufacturer in his hometown of Clayton, N.C. Nelson, a communication major with a minor in management, is the lead communications and human resources intern, overseeing […]

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Two Rising Seniors Receive Celia Moh Scholarships

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 17, 2013 – Sarah Kakol and Catherine Ruvolo, both rising seniors at High Point University, have been named recipients of the prestigious Celia Moh Scholarship for the 2013-14 academic year. The scholarship covers full tuition, room, board, books and fees. Kakol, a home furnishings major, and Ruvolo, an interior design major, […]

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HPU Joins CFA Institute University Recognition Program

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 14, 2013 – High Point University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program (B.S.B.A) in the Phillips School of Business has joined the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. HPU’s B.S.B.A. has been acknowledged as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge, positioning students to obtain […]

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